A special traveling exhibit from the

Hometown Teams explores the way sports build and unite communities. The enthusiasm and dedication of fans, athletes, and coaches bonds us across time, cultures, generations, and geography.

The exhibit opens in Hodgenville as the town celebrates its 200th anniversary in 2018.

The exhibit includes photographs, audio and video clips, and hands-on components. The exhibit features content developed by the Smithsonian—as well as jerseys, trophies, and sports memorabilia on temporary display from local sports enthusiasts, clubs, schools, and teams.

Hometown Teams
at The Lincoln Museum
January 13 to February 24, 2018

Exhibit Days & Hours
Thursdays:   4 to 8 p.m.
Fridays:   10 a.m to 4 p.m.
Saturdays:   10 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Sundays:   3 to 5 p.m.

Special Holiday Hours
Monday, Jan. 15:   10 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Birthday

Monday, Feb. 19:   10 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Presidents’ Day

No admission required.

Funding for this exhibit provided by

Kentucky Humanities



Stories from the Exhibit

Thank you!

On behalf of the Trustees of the Lincoln Museum, we would like to thank everyone involved in bringing the Smithsonian’s Hometown Teams exhibit to Hodgenville for its six-week run. Fifteen communities in Kentucky were selected to host the exhibit during its two-year tour of Kentucky and it was especially rewarding to introduce so many new …


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66 Lincoln Square
Hodgenville, KY 42748
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